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Bottle with Deer in Landscape

Object Name:
Bottle
Date:
first half 17th century
Geography:
Made in Iran
Medium:
Stonepaste; underglaze painted; silver top inlaid with turquoise
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) Diam. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.196
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 461
Objects like this bottle were typically displayed in open niches in reception rooms of upper-class Syrian residences during the Ottoman period.
Edward C. Moore (American, New York 1827–1891 New York), New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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